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Bodyshop Paint Technician

Salary: £0

Location: Loughton

Job type: Permanent

Category: Loughton Paint

About the role We have an excellent opportunity available for a Bodyshop Paint Technician to join our team at Mercedes-Benz of Loughton. We are looking for an experienced Paint Technician with excellent attention to detail and with the ability to complete work to an exceptional quality every time. You should have experience of spraying modern water-based basecoat products, and lacquers. This would include the use of metallic and pearlescent colours for both blending on repairs and full vehicle repaints. The ideal candidate for this position is someone who is an all-rounder with experience in minor repair such as stone chips, scratches, and small dents. Experience in stripping and refitting of items such as bumpers, door handles, and mouldings is preferred, but not essential. You would also be responsible for colour checking and matching of your own jobs through spraying out colour chips and in-house spectrometer readings. You would be required to provide your own base and clear spray guns, and basic hand tools for stripping/refitting of vehicle bodywork components. Each of our dealerships boasts state-of-the-art facilities, equipment and technology in workshops, which are safe, friendly and clean. We are committed to ensuring our colleagues have a safe environment to operate in and provide all necessary PPE. About You Previous experience as a Paint technician is essential. Experience in a similar Bodyshop environment is beneficial as we are looking for an individual who has the ability to operate efficiently in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for someone who is passionate to deliver the highest possible standard of repair with strong attention to detail. Strong time management and organisational skills are also required as you will ensure that assigned jobs are completed within estimated times. Don't worry if you are not working for Jaguar Land Rover currently, we have the training and the facilities to help you make the next big step in your career.  Why Sytner? Sytner Group are delighted to provide an industry-leading benefits package. We are passionate about continuous improvement and building an environment where everyone feels valued, appreciated and able to reach their full potential. Enhanced Holiday Entitlement – 33 days inc. bank holidays Industry-leading Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Pay Career Development Recognition of Long Service every 5 years Discounted Car Schemes High Street Discounts Discounted Gym memberships Cycle to work scheme One day a year paid voluntary / community work Business social events At Sytner, our values and the way we behave are important to us. We have a working environment where we value and respect every individual's unique contribution, supporting our colleagues to thrive and achieve their full potential. We are committed to creating an equitable environment and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic background, religion and/or belief. As part of our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion, you have the right to ask for changes / adjustments to job interviews and the recruitment process. For more information around reasonable adjustments and the recruitment process please . Unsure? Read on… We represent over 23 of the world's most prestige vehicle brands, across our 140 UK dealerships. We pride ourselves on ‘Developing Talent and ‘Building Careers’ and our colleagues recently scored Sytner Group an outstanding 89% on our colleague engagement survey

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